Nancy Gisbrecht Bailey

Nancy Gisbrecht Bailey received her undergraduate degree in music from the University of Redlands (California) and her MA and PhD in musicology from the University of Southern California.  She moved to Houston in 1983 where she has taught for various departments at Rice University since that time; she began teaching at  the Women’s Institute in 1996.  Her research areas are Richard Wagner, and French music of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.